Extrauterine Pregnancy: Clinical Diagnosis and Management / Edition 1

Extrauterine Pregnancy: Clinical Diagnosis and Management / Edition 1

by Thomas G. Stovall
     
 

Extrauterine pregnancy is still one of the leading causes of maternal morbidity and mortality. This book covers the latest modalities in the diagnosis,treatment and management of ectopic pregnancy. Topics covered include clinical presentation,hormonal markers in the diagnosis of ectopic pregnancy,use of transabdominal and transvaginal ultrasound,laparotomy operative… See more details below

Overview

Extrauterine pregnancy is still one of the leading causes of maternal morbidity and mortality. This book covers the latest modalities in the diagnosis,treatment and management of ectopic pregnancy. Topics covered include clinical presentation,hormonal markers in the diagnosis of ectopic pregnancy,use of transabdominal and transvaginal ultrasound,laparotomy operative techniques,laparoscopic management of ectopic pregnancy,and medical management of ectopic pregnancy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071054560
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
01/28/1993
Pages:
250
Product dimensions:
6.18(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.75(d)

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Table of Contents

Contributors
Preface
Acknowledgment
Ch. 1History of Ectopic Pregnancy1
Ch. 2Anatomy, Embryology, and Physiology of the Fallopian Tube9
Ch. 3Incidence, Epidemiology, Risk Factors, and Etiology27
Ch. 4Gross Pathology and Microscopic Histopathology65
Ch. 5Clinical Presentations97
Ch. 6Serum Markers for Ectopic Pregnancy119
Ch. 7Transabdominal and Endovaginal Ultrasound137
Ch. 8Culdocentesis and Curettage in the Diagnosis of Ectopic Pregnancy179
Ch. 9Combined Algorithm for the Diagnosis of Ectopic Pregnancy193
Ch. 10Laparotomy for Ectopic Pregnancy: Operative Techniques203
Ch. 11Conservative versus Nonconservative Surgical Treatment219
Ch. 12Laparoscopic Management231
Ch. 13Medical Management249
Ch. 14Expectant Management: Its Role in the Treatment of Ectopic Pregnancy271
Ch. 15Reproductive Performance Following Treatment279
Ch. 16The Nontubal Ectopic Pregnancy: Cervical, Abdominal, and Ovarian287

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